Nicholas Sparks is no stranger to having his works adapted into fantastic films – The Notebook anyone? But before The Notebook, we had A Walk to Remember. This young adult love story set off the acting careers of Mandy Moore (This is Us) and Shane West (Maneater). As Jamie Sullivan (Moore) and Landon Carter (West), these two gave us an unforgettable coming-of-age love story.
Now, for the film’s 20th Anniversary the iconic romantic teen drama will celebrate its anniversary with a Blue-Ray release this December. The Blue Ray will include multiple special features with a bonus featurette with author Nicholas Sparks.
A WALK TO REMEMBER SPECIAL FEATURES
- NEW A Look Back At A Walk To Remember With Author Nicholas Sparks
- Audio Commentary With Director Adam Shankman And Stars Mandy Moore And Shane West
- Audio Commentary With Nicholas Sparks And Screenwriter Karen Janszen
- “Cry” Music Video By Mandy Moore
- Theatrical Trailer
Directed by Adam Shankman (Hairspray, The Wedding Planner, Rock of Ages), A Walk to Remember tells the story of when carefree young Landon Carter falls in with the wrong crowd and lands in a world of trouble. Sentenced to community service to learn the error of his ways, Landon encounters a kindred spirit in outcast Jamie Sullivan. Jamie is the daughter of a minister and knows exactly who she is. So, regardless of popular opinion and peer pressure, she is not afraid to let her true colors shine. Intrigued by Jamie, Landon finds himself undergoing a remarkable transformation, destined to redefine his beliefs and send his heart soaring.
Daryl Hannah (Kill Bill franchise) and Peter Coyote (Bitter Moon) also star along with Moore and West. The film also features original songs by Mandy Moore. On top of which, Moore’s performance as Jamie Sullivan won her an MTV Award for both Best Breakthrough Female Performance, as well as Choice Breakout Movie Actress.
The Blu-Ray for A Walk to Remember will be released on December 13, 2022. Make sure to get your box of tissues ready!